Tamil prisoners to be released under a legal framework | Daily News

Tamil prisoners to be released under a legal framework

The Tamil prisoners who are in remand custody will be released under a legal framework, President Maithripala Sirisena has informed Northern Provincial Council members, Health Minister of the Northern Provincial Council (NPC), Dr. P. Sathyalingam stated.
 
The main talking point between the Northern Provincial Councillors and the President at the meeting held recently was the release of the 262 prisoners in custody. The President had further added that a report regarding the prisoners was scheduled to be handed over by the Attorney Generals Department, and that a decision on this regard would be taken after considering the report.

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